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[Online Books] Vintage Tattoo Flash: 100 Years of Traditional Tattoos from the Collection of Jonathan Shaw (English Edition)

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Vintage Tattoo Flash: 100 Years of Traditional Tattoos from the Collection of Jonathan Shaw Vintage Tattoo Flash is a one-of-a-kind visual exploration?of the history and evolution of tattooing in America. A?luscious, offset-printed, hardcover tome?a beautiful and?serious addition to the understanding of one of the world?s?oldest and most popular art forms. Electric tattooing as we know it today was invented in?New York City at the turn of the 19th century. In the first?days of American tattooing, tattoos were primarily worn?by sailors and soldiers, outlaws and outsiders. The visual?language of what came to be known as ?traditional tattooing??was developed in those early days on the Bowery?and catered to the interests of the clientele. Common?imagery that soon became canon included sailing ships,?women, hearts, roses, daggers, eagles, dragons,


wolves,?panthers, skulls, crosses, and popular cartoon characters?of the era. The first tattooists also figured out that using?bold outlines, complimented by solid color and smooth?shading, was the proper technique for creating art on

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Vintage Tattoo Flash: 100 Years of Traditional Tattoos from the Collection of  

Vintage Tattoo Flash is a one-of-a-kind visual exploration?of the history and evolution of tattooing in America. A?luscious, offset-printed,...

Vintage Tattoo Flash: 100 Years of Traditional Tattoos from the Collection of  

Vintage Tattoo Flash is a one-of-a-kind visual exploration?of the history and evolution of tattooing in America. A?luscious, offset-printed,...

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